'Best Amateur Photographer' - Prices|
Festival organizers, EPIC (Eynsford Photographic Image Club), are keen to find the best amateur snapper in Kent and award them the honour of the title and some fabulous prizes, including; a luxury SPA break at Brandshatch Place, part of Hand Picked Hotels, for the adult winner courtesy of Hand Picked Hotels, a Canon Ixus 40 digital camera courtesy of AJ Electronics, and a Bencqc digital camera with Sagem printer to the winner of the Under 16 category. All entrants into the competition will receive a bonus prize of 30 free prints from online print specialists Snapfish.
Visit festival in picture perfect Eynsford
Competition entrants will have the chance to visit the festival in picture perfect Eynsford next May, and view their entries at site 1 - St Martin’s.. The second festival site, Anthony Roper, has been set aside as a space for hire by keen amateur photographers who want to exhibit and sell their work.
Capture the best photograph!
Competition co-ordinator, Vikki Rimmer said: ‘Kent Life magazine and EPIC want to encourage Kent residents, both young and old to get out and about and capture the theme set for 2006 ‘Kent Today’. It’s a great New Year project for those doing their GCSE art in schools, photography students at Kent colleges, adult education, camera club members and photography fans.’
'Kent today' - Best amateur photographer 2006
Vikki Rimmer said: ‘We have chosen the theme ‘Kent Today’ in order to encompass the wide diversity of our county - we have beautifully dramatic seascapes, impressive architectural features such as the Queen Elizabeth Bridge, rolling fields, the garden of England element and a vibrant social scene.’ Entry forms are available on line at photographyfestival.org
About Eynsford Photographic Image Club (EPIC)
EPIC (Eynsford photographic Image Club) aim to give a platform to photographers in Kent keen on sharing their work at the first ever UK festival dedicated to the art of photography open to both amateur and professional exhibitors. Eynsford will house the exhibition – an area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, Eynsford is the perfect venue for Kent snappers to come together to share tips on the fastest growing art form in the UK.